English, late 19th/ early 20th century. A collection of three copper jelly moulds comprising two by Benham & Froud (English (London), c.1855-1924) - one of round form with twisted gadroon band under a lattice dome (#16), and one of ovular form with eight fluted columns topped by floriform points (#229)- and one by an unknown maker of round form with six large twists scrolling downward into six smaller twists along outside perimeter with center cavity (#365). Benham & Froud molds with maker's mark to outer edge. Tall circular mold approximate height 6.25", diameter 5.5". Short circular mold approximate height 4.75", diameter 5.5". Ovular mold approximate height 4.75", width 6.75", depth 4.75". Provenance: From the Estate of Dr. Woody Cobbs and Mrs. Honor Cobbs, Atlanta, Georgia.
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